The Bookmobile Schedule gives the locations, times and lengths of the Bookmobile stops. The Bookmobile visits regular stops every two weeks. Holiday closings are listed at the bottom of the schedule. In case of stop cancellation due to weather or mechanical difficulties, due dates will be adjusted.
Map of Bookmobile stops
The Bookmobile carries adult and juvenile fiction and nonfiction, magazines, DVDs and videos, audiobooks on tape and CD, computer games, and large print titles.
Requests for items not currently on the Bookmobile can be made by placing holds through the library's online catalog, by calling any library location, or by submitting titles to Bookmobile staff. Please allow several days before your stop for items to reach the Bookmobile when placing holds.
Other Bookmobile Information:The Bookmobile carries adult and juvenile fiction and nonfiction, magazines, DVDs and videos, audiobooks, music CDs, video games, and large-print titles.
Please bring your library card with you to check out items at the Bookmobile.
Most items on the Bookmobile are loaned for a 4-week period, with one renewal allowed.To renew, stop in or call any Lincoln City Libraries branch, or call the library's automated telephone renewal line at 402-441-8506. You can also view your library record, place holds, and renew items through the library's online catalog.
For further information on the Bookmobile, call 402-441-8545.
December 02, 2013 by pjorgensen
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November 21, 2013 by pjorgensen
The Library Board of Trustees is a group of seven citizens to whom the administration of the public library is entrusted. The Board of Trustees of the Lincoln City Libraries is an administrative board appointed by the Lincoln City Council. It is the trustees' obligation to work toward improvement in library services through well-trained staff and efficient use of funds; to support adequate funding for good library service; and to promote the best possible use of all library resources.
The Lincoln City Libraries Board of Trustees has embarked on a "Main Library Vision and Concept Study."Board members
E-mail can be sent to individual Board members using the addresses given below, or to the Board as a whole at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kathy McKillip, PresidentBoard meetings
Maja Harris, Vice President
Herb Schimek, Treasurer
The Lincoln City Libraries Board of Trustees meets third Tuesday of each month. From time to time it may become necessary to reschedule meetings. If circumstances make it prudent and necessary in any one month, the regular meeting of the Board may be rescheduled with the approval of at least four members of the Board, following notification of all seven Board members. Special meetings may be called at the discretion of the President, or when a request is made to the President by three Board members. Unless otherwise noted, the meetings are held at 8:00 AM and in the Board Room of the Bennett Martin Public Library, 14th & N Streets, Lincoln, Nebraska. The following is a list of the meeting dates:
- January 21, 8:00 a.m., South Branch
- February 18
- March 18, 6:00 p.m., Williams Branch
- April 15
- May 13, 6:00 p.m., Walt Branch (Budget hearing)
- May 20
- June 17, 6:00 p.m., Gere Branch
- July 15
- August 19, 8:00 a.m., Bethany Branch
- September 16
- October 21, 6:00 p.m., Anderson Branch
- November 18
- December 16, 6:00 p.m., Eiseley Branch
The proposed agenda is kept continually current and available for inspection at the Administrative Office of the Bennett Martin Public Library, but the Board shall have the right to modify the agenda at said public meeting when convened. Requests for sign language interpreters will require a minimum of 48 hours advance notice to the Library Director, (402)441-8510.
Agendas and Minutes from Library Board meetings are kept on this site for one year. Earlier minutes (from May 9, 1944 to current) are available in the Library's Administrative Offices during normal business hours (Monday-Friday, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM).
The Agendas and Minutes on this site are PDF files, which require the free Adobe® Acrobat® Reader. Help for viewing these files is available.
Meeting Date Agenda Minutes November 19, 2013 Agenda Minutes October 15, 2013 Agenda Minutes September 17, 2013 Agenda Minutes August 20, 2013 Agenda Minutes July 23, 2013 Agenda Minutes June 18, 2013 Agenda Minutes May 21, 2013 Agenda Minutes April 16, 2013 Agenda Minutes March 19, 2013 Agenda Minutes February 19, 2013 Agenda Minutes January 15, 2013 Agenda Minutes December 18, 2012 Agenda Minutes November 13, 2012
The Library Board is responsible for making policy decisions concerning the employment of the Library Director, materials selection, public rules and regulations, library development, budget, fundraising, public relations, and relationships with other librararies and educational institutions.
- Authorization to Purge Late Fines and Fees from Circulation Records
- Behavior Policy: Inappropriate and/or Illegal Conduct
- Bookmobile Service Priorities
- Circulation Policies
- Closing Policy
- Cooperation with NonPublic Entities
- Display and Distribution of Free Materials
- Internet Policy
- Library Rules & Behavior
- Materials Selection
- Meeting Room Use
- Minors in the Library
- Naming of Facilities
- Public Comment
- Refreshments at Library Programs
- Registration Policy
- Use of Common Area in and Around Library Facilities
- Volunteer Policy
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November 20, 2013 by pjorgensen
|Young People's CD-ROMs*|
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November 01, 2013 by Webmaster
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If you have a reference question, please text us or use our Instant Messaging service for quick questions, or you can use the form on our Ask a Librarian page for more involved questions.
To suggest an item for the library to consider for purchase, please use our Suggest-a-Title form. Separate forms are available for reporting problems with this Web site and requesting helpwith our downloadable audiobooks and eBooks .
SupervisorPolley Music Library
Music LibrarianHeritage Room of Nebraska Authors
Interlibrary LoanSupport Services
Home Outreach by Mail
Bennett Martin Public Library, 136 S. 14th Street, 68508, (402) 441-8500
South Branch Library, 2675 South Street, 68502, (402) 441-8570
Anderson Branch Library, 3635 Touzalin Avenue, 68507, (402) 441-8540
Bethany Branch Library, 1810 N. Cotner Boulevard, 68505, (402) 441-8550
Eiseley Branch Library, 1530 Superior Street, 68521, (402) 441-4250
Williams Branch Library, 5000 Mike Scholl Street, 68524, (402) 441-8580
Bookmobile, (402) 441-8545
Gere Branch Library, 2400 S. 56th Street, 68506, (402) 441-8560
Brenda Ealey, Branch Manager
Walt Branch Library, 6701 S. 14th Street, 68512, (402) 441-4460
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October 04, 2013 by storysean
| Keep track of Lincoln City Libraries' events, programs, and more.
Lincoln City Libraries: Information on programs, special events, resources, discussions, news, and more
Lincoln City Libraries Podcasts: Podcasts from Lincoln City Libraries including booktalks and other programming
One Book One Lincoln: Information on Lincoln's community read program, including events, insider information, discussions, photos, videos, and more
Polley Music Library: Lincoln City Libraries' Facebook page for music resources.
Follow Lincoln City Libraries' tweets on events, information, resources, and more
Keep track of what we're interested in on Pinterest!
BookGuide on LibraryThing: The books listed in the BookGuide library are primarily books that have appeared on the BookGuide site, either as Staff Recommendations, Customer Reviews, or KFOR or KZUM Booktalk titles.
BookGuide at LCL's Photostream on Flickr
Lincoln City Libraries' YouTube Channel. See some recordings of our One Book One Lincoln Events and clips from some of our Summer Reading Program events.
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